VM Manager, DHCP, and KVM

Frank Murphy frankly3d at gmail.com
Sun Jul 25 06:19:23 UTC 2010

On 24/07/10 21:20, Alex wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm trying to set up a Windows 7 VM using KVM and the "Virtual Machine
> Manager" application. My existing internal network is
> I'd like to either have the VM on the same network, or somehow
> configure it so it has access to the resources (DNS, file shares, etc)
> on that network.

I have mine setup the way you want. (No Windows though)
I set up reserved 192.xxx.xxx.xxx with names\macs' in the Hardware Router.

I set up a br0 in the VM Host,
then connected all VM Guests using said br0
During guest setup giving them the pre-assigned mac's\names.
I used dhcp as it supplied the reserved ips'

F13 host. with Virt-Manager


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